Dysfunction in a gene that can lead to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and depression has been identified.Apr 06, 2018, 18:17 PM IST
The findings showed that consuming four grams of Taurine -- an amino-acid, found in foods such as shellfish and turkey -- per day reduced psychotic symptoms within just 12 weeks.Mar 23, 2018, 15:17 PM IST
People suffering from schizophrenia may now possibly benefit from the effective, sensitive and tailored treatments used to treat victims of childhood abuse, researchers have claimed.Mar 12, 2018, 18:20 PM IST
However, not all children struggling at school are at risk of developing serious psychiatric disorders, the researchers said in a paper, published in the journal JAMA Psychiatry.Feb 01, 2018, 17:37 PM IST
Despite treatment with antipsychotic medications, nearly 25 percent of people continue to experience such persecutory hallucinations and delusions.
This neurodegenerative disease normally leads to a progressive paralysis of the skeletal muscles and, on average, three years after the onset of symptoms, to death.
These are all key symptoms of mental illnesses such as PTSD, schizophrenia, depression, and anxiety, says study.Nov 05, 2017, 14:34 PM IST
Schizophrenia is a disorder that affects a person's ability to think, feel and behave clearly.Oct 06, 2017, 15:37 PM IST
Schizophrenia is a primary psychotic disorder while bipolar disorder is a primary mood disorder but can also involve psychosis.Oct 03, 2017, 17:40 PM IST
High death rates among people with schizophrenia have also been shown in previous small studies and those from other countries such as Scandinavia and Australia.Sep 18, 2017, 18:29 PM IST
The research presented at the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP)conference in Paris identified the area of the brain involved in the condition in some patients.
Microglia are a type of macrophage, white blood cells found throughout the body that can destroy pathogens or other foreign materials.Jun 01, 2017, 23:15 PM IST
Schizophrenia is a severe mental disorder that affects how a person thinks, feels, and acts.May 24, 2017, 11:12 AM IST
The experts concluded that, for the patients with schizophrenia and related psychotic disorders, antipsychotic medications do not have negative long-term effects on patients` outcomes or the brain.May 07, 2017, 16:19 PM IST
The results, reported in Experimental Physiology, revealed that AVP release can distinguish schizophrenia from depression.Mar 14, 2017, 16:34 PM IST
Previous studies have found correlations between Neanderthal genes and traits such as fat metabolism, depression and lupus risk.Feb 26, 2017, 23:33 PM IST
Researchers have revealed that Vitamins B supplements may help in reducing the symptoms of schizophrenia that affects nearly one per cent of the population more than standard treatments alone.Feb 17, 2017, 23:39 PM IST
As the symptoms of schizophrenia are similar to depression, the gene makeup plays an important roleJan 10, 2017, 00:16 AM IST
"In our opinion, rules relating to mental sickness are not subjugative to delay the execution of death sentence,” the Pak court observed.Oct 21, 2016, 23:11 PM IST
Mental disorders contribute to a significant load of morbidity and disability even though few conditions account for an increasing mortality.Oct 11, 2016, 11:38 AM IST